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Aidan M.

Aidan M.

San Francisco, CA, USA

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Passionate and dedicated developmental editor and copyeditor specializing in memoir and general nonfiction


Work experience:

  • HarperOne, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers
  • Santa Clara University

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Humanities & Social Sciences Self-Help & Self-Improvement Sex & Relationships LGBTQ Non-Fiction

Karrin V.

Karrin V.

San Francisco Bay Area, CA, United States

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Editorial professional for 10+ years, specializing in educational content and personal nonfiction. You write. I polish. You shine.


Work experience:

  • Weber Shandwick
  • Bedford/St. Martin's
  • AuntMinnie.com

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Education & Reference Entertainment Writing & Publishing

Carey J.

Carey J.

San Rafael, CA, United States

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I am an editor who loves helping authors revise and refine their work so it is clear, precise, and ready for publication.


Work experience:

  • Chronicle Books
  • Carey Jones

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits Non-Fiction DIY & Crafts Health & Wellbeing Travel Sports & Outdoors Parenting & Families Design

Shelly D.

Shelly D.

San Jose, CA, USA

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Copyeditor/developmental editor specializing in women’s fiction/historical fiction with clients from Big 5 publishing to indie authors.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Biotech and high-tech firms in Silicon Valley

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Women's Fiction Fiction Historical Fiction

Genoveva L.

Genoveva L.

San Francisco, CA, USA

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I'm an editor with 18 years of experience helping experts, thought leaders, and professors write books that matter.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Jossey-Bass, a division of Wiley
  • HarperCollins
  • Ten Speed Press
  • Crown, a division of Random House
  • Harvard Business Review Press

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Business & Management Non-Fiction Self-Help & Self-Improvement Humanities & Social Sciences

Stephanie T.

Stephanie T.

San Diego, California, USA

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Writer, editor, teacher. Copyeditor for publications and manuscripts. Ready to shape your writing to be the best it can be.


Work experience:

  • The Steady Editor
  • San Diego Magazine
  • RAC Monitor / ICD10 Monitor

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading Indexing

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Mystery & Crime Romance Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits Travel

Annie B.

Annie B.

San Diego, CA, USA

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I’m a literary agent w/ over 17 years of experience in the publishing industry. I work on a range of adult and YA fiction and nonfiction.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Margret McBride Literary Agency
  • Zoetrope: All-Story

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Historical Fiction Fiction Literary Fiction Business & Management Non-Fiction Self-Help & Self-Improvement Mystery & Crime

Amy S.

Amy S.

San Francisco, CA, USA

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I'm a writer who specializes in food and travel content. I've edited books, written books as well as copy for web, packaging and blogs.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing

Genres: Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits Non-Fiction

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